Apple Salad With Peanut Butter Dressing

Total Time

Prep/Total TIme: 30 min.


8 cups

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Kiddos beg for second helpings of this fun and flavorful salad. Adults love it, too. It's great for cooking with kids because the ingredient list is simple and it comes together easily! —Terri Merritts, Nashville, Tennessee


  • 4 medium apples, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 medium banana, peeled and sliced
  • 1 small carrot, shredded
  • 1/4 cup dried mango, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons sweetened shredded coconut
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts, optional
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter


  1. In a large bowl, toss apples with lemon juice. Add the banana, carrot, mango, coconut and walnuts if desired. Combine dressing ingredients; pour over apple mixture and toss to coat. Chill until serving.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 129 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 44mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (15g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.